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Detectives Working to Identify Gunman who Robbed 8th Avenue South Mapco



Midtown Hills Precinct detectives are working to identify the gunman who Thursday at 9:15 p.m. robbed the Mapco at 1909 8th Avenue South.

He entered the store, displayed a handgun in his waistband to both clerks, and then took packages of Newport cigarettes from a display case. He fled on foot.

The suspect is a black man with a beard. He is approximately 5’6” tall and weighs approximately 140 pounds. He wore a white hat, gray jacket with Old Navy written on the front, black pants, and sunglasses.

Anyone who recognizes him from the attached surveillance photo is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.


Robbery suspect